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Do you look at your own physical (not on screen) keyboard(s) when typing?

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What really goes on a desktop computer when printing ...

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Fail Blog shows a funny image of what really goes on with a desktop computer when printing.

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Do you considered Portal game series a first person shooter (FPS)?

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15 worst Internet privacy scandals of all time.

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This four pages Network World article (one print page) lists the "15 worst Internet privacy scandals of all time -- Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Sony named in our Online Privacy Hall of Shame"

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The State of the Demoscene: 1991 - 2011. Also, Demoscene Research.

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In Gloom Pouet BBS thread mentioned his blog on "the state of the demoscene: 1991 - 2011". It has a lot of details like graphs.

Also, Marq mentioned his Demoscene Research -- "scientific material concerning the demo culture. Demoscene Research is a collection of scientific material concerning the demo culture, also known as the scene. Major part of the page is an extensive bibliography of demo-related books, theses, articles and online material. We also maintain a list of researchers who have studied the scene. News and demo-related discussions are disseminated in the blog on the front page. There is also a related newsgroup, Demo Research, where we post the most important news so that you can read and discuss them by email..."

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Sh*t End Users Say

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IT World shares an one minute and 52 seconds YouTube video parody/spoof showing "Sh*t End Users Say

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Evolution of the Solid-State Drive (SSD)

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Vintage Computing and Gaming shares a seventeen/17 pages slide show (one ugly web page showing all images as thumbnails)

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The Restart Page -- An interactive web site of rebooting the most significant operating system (OSes).

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TidBITS mention The Restart Page shows "a tribute to the most significant operating system (OSes) ..." and "Free unlimited rebooting experience from vintage operating systems."

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Blizzard's Extended Diablo Retrospective Video

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Blizzard has a eleven minutes has an "extended Diablo retrospective -- This Diablo retrospective was a labor of blood, sweat, and hellfire...

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Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked!

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FailDesk shares a four pages showing achievements for "Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked! -- If you've ever played any games via the Steam network, you know what these are. As we go throughout the struggles of banal, the frustrating, the mind-numbing and inane every day...sometimes we feel like the only satisfaction we can get is the chance of going home at some point.

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2011 Video Game Awards (VGA)

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Spike has an one hour, 25 minutes, and 12 seconds video of a recently aired video game awards episode -- "The 2011 Video Game Awards (VGA), hosted by Zachary Levi (Chuck Bartowski), is the year's biggest night in gaming. Featuring world premiere trailers, tons of celebrities and a performance..."

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Siri: The Holiday Horror Movie Trailer -- Beware the upgrade...

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VideoSift shares a two minutes and 12 seconds YouTube video showing a movie trailer parody/spoof for "Siri: The Holiday Horror".

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FailDesk -- A humor site dedicated to all the information technology (IT) professionals...

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Neatorama shares funny web site titled "FailDesk" -- "... a humor site dedicated to all the information technology (IT) professionals out there who work so tirelessly and diligently to make sure 'the system stays up.' Sometimes the constant hours and little-to-no gratification can get someone down. Let FailDesk be the place to cheer you up! ...

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HTTP Status Cats

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Neatorama shares a funny Flickr image set

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Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) Test

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OSNews shares InfoWorld's test/quiz/exam(ination) on Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) -- "With a new version of Windows just around the corner -- well, maybe a long corner -- it's time to dust off those gray cells and see how much you really know about the inner workings of the current versions of everyone's favorite whipping post.

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Apple QuickTime turned 20 years old.

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TidBITS shares a three pages Reghardware article on Apple QuickTime turning 20 years a few days ago -- "Apple's multimedia foundation, QuickTime, was released to the public 20 years ago...

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